Mélanie Rocan Born 1980

Mélanie Rocan’s artistic activities include having a survey exhibition organized by Ann MacDonald at the Doris McCarthy Gallery in Scarborough in 2012. Her work has also been included in numerous group exhibitions; Crossing Natures at Tom Thomson Gallery in Owen Sound in 2016, My Winnipeg, at La Maison Rouge, in Paris and Carte Blanche painting survey at MOCCA Toronto in 2008.

She was a three-time semi-finalist in the RBC painting competition exhibition, which traveled to galleries across Canada including the Power Plant in Toronto, the Contemporary Museum in Montreal and the Contemporary Art Gallery of Vancouver. Her work has been reviewed in Bordercrossings magazine, McClean’s magazine and the Globe and Mail.  She is the recipient of numerous awards and grants from the Canada Council, Manitoba and Winnipeg Arts Councils.